2014 News releases

December 2014
Mindfulness course for family carers in Newtownabbey
Choose Well if you need to use services over New Year
Northern Trust launch Supporting Families Strategy
Health Minister visits Neonatal Unit at Antrim Area Hospital
Caring for people at home is key to reducing ED pressures
New £26m Ballymena health and care centre on course to open next year
Forensic Mental Health Service wins overall Advancing Healthcare Award
Winners at Institute of Healthcare Management (IHM) Awards
Haematology project wins all Ireland award
Training held to improve our services to teenage parents

November 2014
Causeway Hospital diabetes team mark World Diabetes Day
Self check-in for Outpatient Departments at Causeway Hospital
97 women in the Northern Trust area have accessed services at The Rowan

October 2014
Northern Trust implementation of savings plan
Domestic Assistant wins BICSc Cleaning Operative of the Year Award
Telecare Service makes a difference to alzheimers patient

September 2014
Stress control classes in the Newtownabbey area
Cancer Services website to improve support for service users
Speech and Language Therapist receives prestigious award
Parenting Group Launch in Ballymoney
Hearth and Home at Causeway Hospital

August 2014
Coleraine lady nominated for Diabetes UK Medal
Choose Well this bank holiday Monday
Causeway Emergency Department marks improvement in waiting times

July 2014
Take care in the sun
Northern Trust makes services accessible to all
New technology tested at Magherafelt Day Centre
Healthy bodies and minds at Ross Thompson Unit
Multi-Cultural Event held at Antrim Area Hospital
Northern Trust urges service users to ask about Clinical Research
Warren wins Pharmacy Technician of the Year

June 2014
Good morning scheme test new telecare technology
Northern Trust Leadership Conference - Better performance, better outcomes
Volunteers’ Week – Time to say Thank you!

May 2014
Do you care for someone?

Carers Group offers support to carers in the Ballymena and Causeway areas
Northern Trust nurses are recognised
Northern Trust named as one of the CHKS 40Top Hospitals 2014
Northern Trust nurse receives prestigious Queens Nursing Award
Florence Hand is runner up at Nurse of the Year 2014 awards
Works starts on new Hospital Dentistry Department
New Chief Executive appointed
£ for lb 12 Week challenge - Results
Are your hands clean?
Northern Trust encourages you to look after your mental health

April 2014
Business as usual during Giro d'Italia
Nutritional care in Antrim Intensive Care Unit rated sixth in World
Children and Alcohol - NOT a good mix
Stress Control classes
World Autism Day

March 2014
Antrim Area Hospital takes part in Major Incident Exercise
Queens Nursing Institute Professional Bursary awarded to the Northern Trust
Launch of 'Steps to Recovery' website, DVD and booklet
Making Meaningful Connections
Have you considered becoming a volunteer ?
Transforming Cancer Information Provision
Foyle Women’s Aid visit The Rowan
Health Minister launches Northern Trust software systems
School Nurses promote heart health in Coleraine
Northern Trust launch Carer A-Z Directory

February 2014
Memory Loss Programmes available for older people
Teenage Parents: Support 4 U
Cancer patients in Causeway area urged to Look Good Feel Better
Council honours health care workers in Borough of Antrim
Booklet launched to help those who need palliative care services
Condition Management Programme helps those with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Northern Trust welcomes Butterfly Scheme to Causeway Hospital
Love is ...looking after your sexual health
Directory of services for older people available
Northern Trust staff sign up for £ for lb challenge
The Rowan wins Health and Social Care Quality Award
Innovative ‘Making Memories’ project for Macmillan patients
Stress Control classes in Newtownabbey and Carrickfergus
Children and Alcohol - NOT a good mix
New benefits advice Service for cancer patients in Northern Trust
Contractor appointed to build Ballymena Health and Care Centre
Northern Trust encourages positive living
Minister opens The Willows Intensive Support Unit in Ballymena
Northern Adult Autism Advice Service launched










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